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    • Small Animals

    • Parenthood in the Age of Fear
    • By: Kim Brooks
    • Narrated by: Kim Brooks
    • Length: 8 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Small Animals is a riveting examination of the ways our culture of competitive, anxious, and judgmental parenting has profoundly altered the experiences of parents and children. In her signature style - by turns funny, penetrating, and always illuminating - which has dazzled millions of fans and been called "striking" by the New York Times Book Review and "beautiful" by the National Book Critics Circle, Brooks offers a provocative, compelling portrait of parenthood in America and calls us to examine what we most value in our relationships with our children and one another.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • It could have been great...

    • By Kimberly Reeds on 11-14-18

    Regular price: $18.89

    • If My Body is a Text

    • By: Manoush Zomorodi, Kim Brooks, Kiki Petrosino
    • Length: 27 mins
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    Six years ago, Kim Brooks started going on "news fasts." She was struggling with parinatal depression at the time...

    Regular price: $0.95

    • The Houseguest

    • A Novel
    • By: Kim Brooks
    • Narrated by: Robert Fass
    • Length: 12 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 7
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    Set on the eve of America's involvement in World War II, Kim Brooks's debut novel, The Houseguest, examines a little-known aspect of the war - namely, the network of organizations that sought to help Jews abroad by aiding in their escape to Europe and the United States.

    Regular price: $27.99